A portion of Route 724 between Catfish Lane and Sheep Hill Road in North Coventry has been closed since last September due to Hurricane Ida damage at the bridge over Eckers Creek. Work to replace the bridge starts Monday.
North Coventry state Rep. Tim Hennessey is in "continuous contact" with transportation officials, pressing to get Route 724 and its damaged Eckers Creek bridge re-opened. It could take months, though.
Tim Hennessey, the state representative for portions of Pottstown and North Coventry, says Pennsylvania is distributing $847 million to ward off pandemic-related evictions and utility shut-offs.
Rep. Tim Hennessey returns in this legislative year as chairman of the state's House Transportation Committee, and as a member and former chairman of the Aging and Older Adult Services Committee.
Shipments of the life-saving vaccine have already arrived in Pennsylvania, state Rep. Tim Hennessey reported Tuesday, and are being awaited within days at Montgomery and Chester county hospitals.
hree House legislators representing western Montgomery County - newcomer Joe Ciresi, and veterans Marcy Toepel and Tim Hennessey - took their oaths of office Tuesday at the state Capitol in Harrisburg.
The event, planned by three elected state representatives whose districts cover western Montgomery County, will be held Friday in Sanatoga.